19. SARAH JANE3 JOHNSTON (GEORGE GREGORY ("G.G." OR "GREG")2, LEWIS1) (#611) was born in Waverly, Humphreys County, Tennessee, September 6, 1822. SARAH died about 1863 in Randolph County, Arkansas.   Her body was probably interred in Randolph County, Arkansas.

She married Don Carlos MOORE in Randolph County, Arkansas, June 14, 1855. (Don Carlos MOORE is #612.) Don Carlos was born in Tennessee about 1805.  Don Carlos was the son of John MOORE and Eleanor G. MARBERRY. He married Sarah G. "Sally" PHILLIPS in Tennessee, about 1830.  Don died October 24, 1867 in Randolph County, Arkansas. His body was interred in Randolph County, Arkansas..

Don Carlos Moore was a widower with at least 8 children, 5 still at home when he married the 33 year old Sarah Jane on June 14, 1855.

George Gregory's last will and testament, date January 10, 1877 (he died January 26, 1877), called for Sarah Janes children, "Martha Ellen, Don F. and Larkin W. Moore" to split equally one seventh (Sarah's share) of his estate.  The will also stipulated that a conservator be name to "...receive and control the estate of my grandson Larkin W. to be used for the maintenance and education of said Larkin W. during his minority." Based on those stipulations, a couple of assumptions are warranted:

1.  Sarah Jane was already deceased.

2. Don Carlos Moore was already deceased - otherwise, he would have been Larkin's legal guardian and no conservator would have been necessary (of course, a conservator could still have been named, but Mr. Moore would have been responsible for Larkin's maintenance." If Mr. Moore did, in fact, die as a result of an accidental shot from a gun in the hands of his son, Sam, as a number of sources indicated, he probably died in the late 1860's.

DON CARLOS MOORE and SARAH G. "SALLY" PHILLIPS had the following family:

child  i.    LEONARD CLINTON MOORE (#2333) was born in Tennessee in 1831. He married FRANCES (-------) (#2334) in Randolph County in 1850.  Frances was born in Tennessee in 1831.

child ii.    SAMUEL PHILLIPS MOORE (#615) was born in Tennessee about 1833.  Samuel died on unknown date.

child iii.  JOHN F. MOORE (#2336) was born in Tennessee about 1835. Married Sarah Ann McCauley in Pocahontas on May 8, 1858.  They had one child, John Alexander Moore. JOHN F. died in the Civil War.

child iv.  MARY ELIZABETH MOORE (#2338) was born in Tennessee about 1840. She married (------) MCCAULEY (#2339) in Randolph County, Arkansas on date and place unknown. His birth date is unknown.

child v.    GREEN M. MOORE (#2340) was born in Tennessee about 1842.

child vi.    JAMES NEWTON MOORE (#2341) was born in Randolph County, Arkansas on January 19, 1845 and died on December 2, 1918. 

child vii.  SARAH E. MOORE (#2342) was born in Randolph County, Arkansas about 1848.  She married (--------) BURLEY (#2343)  on date and place unknown.

child viii. FRANCES SERENE MOORE (#2344) was born in Randolph County, Arkansas on April 1850.  She married an unknown person in Randolph County, Arkansas.

SARAH JANE JOHNSTON and DON CARLOS MOORE had the following family:

 child ix.  DANIEL FLETCHER "DON" MOORE (#616) was born on May 7, 1856 and died September 11, 1920.

 child x.   MARTHA ELLEN 4 MOORE (#613) was born on January 12, 1859. MARTHA died on July 25, 1929 in St. Louis, Missouri, at 70 years of age. 

child xi.    LARKIN W. MOORE (#617) was born in Randolph County, Arkansas about 1863.   Larkin died in February 1922. He married DORA M. NEWSOM (#2335) in place and date unknown but probably in Randolph County, Arkansas. Larkin W. Moore, 16 (shown as "nephew") is listed in 1880 Randolph County Census living with William Perry Green Johnston family.

 

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